England vs Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 5: Australia triumph to retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001

Australia retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001 4th Ashes Test Day 5 Manchester cricket

Australia are over the moon after retaining the Ashes in England for the first time in 18 years

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Australia beat England by 185 runs in the final hour on the fifth day in Manchester to retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001.

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England vs Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 4: Cummins strikes twice after Smith’s 82 sets England 383 to win

Steve Smith 82 England Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 4 Manchester cricket

Steve Smith struck 11 boundaries during his knock of 82

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Following Steve Smith’s magnificent 82, which set England 383 to win, Pat Cummins struck twice in consecutive deliveries to leave Australia eight wickets away from retaining the Ashes.

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